Browse Illinois Sustainable Technology Center Staff Presentations and Publications by Title

  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2004)
    Fluorescent, high intensity discharge, metal halide, high-pressure sodium, and neon lamps and their ballasts contain PCBs, mercury, and other toxic chemicals. In order to properly comply with federal and state regulations, ...
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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2007-03-22)
    Environmental information is multidisciplinary. It encompasses many fields, including engineering, chemistry, ecology, biology, agriculture, economics, history, and business. In the WMRC collection, the topic of waste is ...
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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Illinois Library Association, 2008-10)
    My Turn essay on ways that libraries can be more environmentally responsible.
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  • Barnes, Laura L. (2010-11-08)
    Slides and bibliography for brown bag presentation to Illinois Sustainable Technology Center staff
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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2005)
    Searching for environmental laws and regulations can be frustrating, especially if you’re not sure where to start. This article provides a basic guide to locating environmental laws, regulations, and policy information.
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  • Barnes, Laura L. (2011-06)
    Presented to a group of Chinese librarians hosted by the Mortenson Center for International Library Programs. Includes an overview of ILA's structure and governance, with more details about two initiatives: The Future of ...
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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Special Libraries Association. Environment & Resource Management Division, 2013-11)
    This article provides an overview of the Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange (P2Rx) and summarizes the services of the network and its regional centers.
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  • Barnes, Laura L.; Scrogum, Joy (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2007)
    Poster presented at the 2007 Health Science Librarians of Illinois Annual Conference.
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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable, 2012-12-12)
    Overview of strategies for effectively finding pollution prevention information. Includes suggestions for places to look for environmental statistics and pollution prevention resources.
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  • Lindsey, Timothy C.; Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2008-05)
    Overview of things that organizations can do to be more environmentally friendly.
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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2009-04)
    Bibliography for Simple Ways to Green the Library workshop.
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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2004)
    This bibliography contains web sites, books, articles, and journals related to waste management and pollution prevention in the food service industry.
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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Waste Management and Research Center, 2007-10-23)
    Bibliography to supplement Pollution Prevention in the Health Care Industry: An Introduction.
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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2005)
    A compilation of alternative fuels information resources, including web sites, books, and journal articles.
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  • Stephens, Rita C.; Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2006-07-19)
    There are two avenues to explore when researching nanotechnology and the environment. The first is the effect of nanomaterials on the environment and human health. The second is how nanomaterials can be used to benefit the ...
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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2009-04)
    Bibliography for Go Green and Save Money workshops.
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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2004)
    Sustainable product design incorporates environmental considerations into the product development cycle. This bibliography links to relevant resources on the topic.
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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2002-06)
    As search engine technology and usability improves, people have become more and more comfortable doing their own searching. Although most people can find what they need eventually, the strategies outlined in this guide ...
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  • Barnes, Laura L. (2009-03-06)
    Powerpoint slides from Simple Ways to Green Your Organization session at the Illinois SeniorCorps Conference, March 5, 2009.
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  • Barnes, Laura L. (2009-10-14)
    Presentation slides for workshop given at the Midwest Environmental Education Conference, Champaign, IL.
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